Fort Bend Seniors has many opportunities for corporate sponsorship and volunteering. In these difficult times, we need the help of our community more than ever! Many events have been postponed, cancelled, or will be adapted to virtual options. View and Download our UPDATED 2020 Sponsorship Packet to see what options best fit your business and your budget!
Funding that comes from sponsorships of our events helped us serve nearly 2,500 seniors in 2019–that’s 374,830 meals total. YOU can help ensure that your senior neighbors are not forgotten.
FBS has many supporters and your sponsorship helps you reach them. More than 2,000 supporters receive monthly emails from us, while another 2,100+ follow us on Facebook. Our Twitter & Instagram accounts are growing daily!
Did you know that in 2019, Fort Bend Seniors saw a 127% increase in daily Facebook views?
Fort Bend Seniors has 45 years of experience working with seniors and have tailored our programs specifically for seniors. Our reputation means that we are a trusted source of information for seniors and their families in Fort Bend and Waller County.
Each month, seniors and their families from across Fort Bend and Waller Counties (and beyond) call for information and referrals to local businesses.
Sponsorship Opportunities Include:
Sponsor A Fundraising Event
Join Fort Bend Seniors for two unique fundraisers this year!
- 3rd Annual More than a Meal Luncheon on August 20, 2020
NEW FBS Gala on November 6, 2020– Fort Bend Salutes will take place on November 6th instead of the new Gala
Sponsor A Senior Center Event
Two senior health fairs, a talent show, senior prom, holiday celebrations and honoring our Veterans–we have an event for everyone! Join our seniors for exciting events throughout the year, with many sponsorship and volunteer opportunities available. Please see Sponsorship Packet for which events are postponed, cancelled, or going virtual this year.
Sponsor A FBS Special Event
We have three unique and exciting events this year that could be a perfect match for you and your business.
Volunteer Appreciation Picnic on March 14, 2020– Postponed, New Date TBD
Celebrate the amazing work our volunteers do every day! With 1,300 meals delivered daily, these folks are the backbone of our organization.
March for Meals Community Champions Day– Postponed, New Date TBD
Join elected officials in delivering meals to local seniors in need, and learn more about your community and the folks who live here!
- Secret Santa for Seniors Program
Our most well-known event happens during the holidays. Help us celebrate the 950 homebound seniors who will receive gifts in 2020 and the amazing community members and businesses who purchase gifts for them. This sponsorship is one month of fun and photos!
Unique Marketing Opportunities
Adopt-A-Route for the Quarter
Have you seen one of our Meals on Wheels vans driving around town? YOUR logo could be on it for 3 months–that could equal more than 4,000 miles driven through your neighborhood!
Quarterly Birthday Sponsor
Join us up to four times a year to celebrate our seniors’ birthdays. We serve seniors from ages 60 to 100+! Help us make their day special by sponsoring these events.
Due to COVID-19, our senior centers remain closed. Birthday Celebrations planned for 2020 are unfortunately cancelled. Please consider joining us next year – see more information in our Sponsor Packet.
Interested in something else?
Place an FBS Donation Box at your Business
Fort Bend Seniors has donation boxes for your business to place near point of sales or in an employee meeting room! We strive to ensure that the community knows about the seniors we serve and has an opportunity to give back in any way possible–including donating a few extra dollars and change to our organization!
Hold A Give Back Event
Are you a local retailer or restaurant looking to give back in your community? We are always looking for local businesses who are interested in holding a Give Back Event! For a day, an afternoon, or an evening, a certain percentage of proceeds earned will be donated to Fort Bend Seniors. FBS will assist with promoting the event, and will be present throughout to speak to customers about our mission and how your business will assist local seniors.
Corporate Service Day
Looking for a way to get your employees involved in the community? Fort Bend Seniors is a wonderful opportunity! FBS will showcase your team and donation on social media outlets.
Your team can help our seniors in many ways, including:
- Meal Delivery
- Assisting with arts and crafts
- Socializing with seniors
- Hosting exercise or dance classes
- Hosting engaging, educational events for our seniors
Contact our Volunteer & Outreach Manager, Rick Branek at firstname.lastname@example.org or 281-633-7719 to schedule a day of giving for your team at Fort Bend Seniors.
Organize a Donation Drive
While the best help for our seniors comes in sponsoring meals, we welcome corporate giving events such as donation drives! Get your employees and customers involved!
A monetary donation box will be given to your business to collect money, while you choose an in-kind donation drive that works for your employee/customer base. View in-kind donation policies here.